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in the wake of hurricane katrina. he cited the stafford act which requires areas that receive federal assistance to pay 10% of what they use. however, when florida was hit by hurricane andrew and new york city by the terror attack on 9/11. the stafford act was waived. but in new orleans, after katrina, president bush waived the act for just 60 days. angering mr. obama and others. >> when 9/11 happened in new york city, they waived the stafford act. said this is too serious a problem. we can't expect new york city to rebuild on its own. forget that dollar you have got to put in. here is $10. and that was the right thing to do. when hurricane andrew struck in florida, people said look at this devastation. we don't expect to you come up with your own money here. here's the money to rebuild. we are not going to wait for you to scratch it together because you are part of the american family. what's happening down in new orleans? where is your dollar? where is your stafford act money? makes no sense. tells me the bullet hasn't been taken out. [ applause ] tells me that somehow the people do
companies are using it to make their product better. >>> and a ban put in place after hurricane katrina is back in the headlines. why tourists and victims of the storm are butting heads. >>> plus the redskins get ready for sunday's game against the falcons and the nationals pull out the rest of the season. sports breakfast up next. >>> as we head to the break, here's a look outside. some of the roadways wet this morning, still some fog out there, not as bad as yesterday. tucker has your forecast. julie wright has your traffic when we return. it's 7:09. it's 7:09. >>> making headlines, a battle is being waged in the lower 9th ward of new orleans. the city passed an ordinance back in 2006 banning tour buses from bringing people in to see the damage left behind by hurricane katrina. now, it wasn't being enforced until recently when residents started complaining about buses blocking streets and damaging roadways. but bus operators maintain that they and the city are losing tourism dollars. the city council is expected to take up the issue tomorrow to find some sort of compromise. tony. >
hurricane katrina to help in the efforts there and other humanitarian efforts around the world. so pretty impressive. of course we have the blue angels live sponsored by jeep on kron 4 hosted by mark daniel. 3:00 p.m., saturday, october 6th. >>> let's get to weather and traffic. we mentioned george a second ago. he's following several hot spots.things are not getting mu better, james. we're still tracking major delays on a number of freeways, east bay and south bay starting 480 in the westbound direction. the ride into livermore out of the altamont pass is not so bad getting into dublin now but look at this drive time, 55 minutes to get to the dublin interchange from the 205 interchange. it's actually slow before there. then we still have ongoing problems here for the ride through hayward on the nimitz freeway southbound, backed up in -- from the south end of oakland coming into san leandro. it's a solid backup there for the trip to highway 92. then, across the bay, continuing problems here for 101 in both directions around 92 but especially on the southbound side. things got off to a ba
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